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11 December 2018 7:50 AM Forgotten Bok linked with move to Lions

Cape Town - Forgotten Springbok lock Stephan Lewies is reportedly set to join the Lions. Lewies is currently playing for the Kamaishi Seawaves in Japan, but according to SA Rugbymag, the 26-year-old could link up with the Lions ahead of the 2019 Super Rugby competition. Lewies has been on the Sharks’ books since 2012 but his career has been blighted 15

10 December 2018 4:29 PM 3 Boks named in NZ rugby magazine's World XV

Cape Town - A popular New Zealand rugby magazine has included three Springboks in their 2018 World XV. NZ Rugby World has picked scrumhalf Faf de Klerk, flank Pieter-Steph du Toit and hooker Malcolm Marx in their team of the year. There are seven All Blacks in the team, as well as two players each from England and Ireland and one from Scotland. 15 Elliot 24

03 December 2018 9:45 AM Rassie: Kolisi will captain Boks at 2019 RWC

Cape Town - Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus has given his backing to the team’s captain Siya Kolisi. After being named the first black Springbok captain, Kolisi led the Boks in 13 of their 14 Tests in 2018. The Boks won seven of the 13 Tests under Kolisi’s leadership and Erasmus has backed the 27-year-old heading into next year’s Rugby World Cup in Japan 33

03 December 2018 8:21 AM WATCH: 'Crazy' Lood de Jager leads Barbarians in song

Cape Town - Lood de Jager led the Barbarians in an animated pre-match song ahead of Saturday's clash against Argentina in London. Any Barbarians week always places on emphasis on team spirit, and that much was evident by footage that emerged of De Jager leading the side in a song. It is difficult to make out the words, but it sounds like the Barbarians 18

30 November 2018 6:31 AM Former Bok Naka Drotske shot, loses 'almost a third' of his blood

Former Springbok hooker Naka Drotské has lost “almost a third of his blood” according to information obtained by News24. He was shot and injured during a robbery on a smallholding outside Pretoria. He was allegedly visiting family when four armed men attacked them. Netcare Montana Hospital confirmed that Drotské has been admitted there. He is being treated 31

29 November 2018 8:09 PM Pumas name team to face Rassie's BaaBaas

Cape Town - Argentina have named their team to face the Barbarians at Twickenham on Saturday. Flanker Pablo Matera will lead Los Pumas, who have blown hot and cold in 2018. They beat the Springboks and the Wallabies in the Rugby Championship, but then lost all of their matches on their tour to the northern hemisphere. The Barbarians are taking on Argentina 23

28 November 2018 8:30 AM Marx working hard at improving lineout throwing

Cape Town - Springbok hooker Malcolm Marx says he is working hard at improving his lineout throwing. In an interview was Rugby Pass, Marx took the blame for the Springboks’ lineout woes in the 12-11 defeat to England at Twickenham earlier this month. South Africa lost four vital lineouts during the Test, with three of those coming off overthrows from Marx. “It’s tough 30

27 November 2018 6:03 AM Rassie on why he chatted to Duane via microphone

Cape Town - Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus has explained why he chatted to No 8 Duane Vermeulen via a microphone during last Saturday’s Test against Wales in Cardiff. The incident occurred in the 62nd minute of the match when Vermeulen was handed a microphone by fitness guru Aled Walters. “I saw how Duane injured his shoulder and was holding it, while 24

26 November 2018 7:20 AM Boks in bizarre hotel bomb scare

Cape Town - The Springboks were involved in a bizarre bomb scare on the eve of their Test against Wales in Cardiff, according to reports. The Daily Mail reports that, on Friday, the Bok team hotel had to be evacuated when a suspicious package was found in one of the players' laundry. The item, which turned out to be a ticking clock, was found by one of the hotel 23

24 November 2018 10:01 AM LIVE: Wales v Springboks

The original ground where the Millennium Stadium is now situated, was known as Cardiff Arms Park, where Wales have played their first Test 134 years ago. South Africa’s first Test against Wales at Cardiff Arms Park took place on December 14, 1912, when Billy Millar’s Springboks beat Wales 3-0 in front of 26 000 spectators. The old stadium at the Arms Park was demolished 23